Water hammer simulation by implicit method of characteristic MH Afshar, M Rohani International Journal of Pressure vessels and piping 85 (12), 851-859, 2008 | 163 | 2008 |

A parameter free continuous ant colony optimization algorithm for the optimal design of storm sewer networks: constrained and unconstrained approach MH Afshar Advances in Engineering Software 41 (2), 188-195, 2010 | 136 | 2010 |

Large scale reservoir operation by constrained particle swarm optimization algorithms MH Afshar Journal of Hydro-Environment Research 6 (1), 75-87, 2012 | 114 | 2012 |

Partially constrained ant colony optimization algorithm for the solution of constrained optimization problems: Application to storm water network design MH Afshar Advances in Water Resources 30 (4), 954-965, 2007 | 97 | 2007 |

Extension of the constrained particle swarm optimization algorithm to optimal operation of multi-reservoirs system MH Afshar International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems 51, 71-81, 2013 | 93 | 2013 |

Solving Poisson’s equations by the discrete least square meshless method H Arzani, MH Afshar WIT Transactions on Modelling and Simulation 42, 23-31, 2006 | 83 | 2006 |

Fuzzy rule-based model for hydropower reservoirs operation R Moeini, A Afshar, MH Afshar International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems 33 (2), 171-178, 2011 | 74 | 2011 |

Hydrograph-based storm sewer design optimization by genetic algorithm MH Afshar, A Afshar, MA Marino, AAS Darbandi Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering 33 (3), 319-325, 2006 | 74 | 2006 |

Layout and size optimization of sanitary sewer network using intelligent ants R Moeini, MH Afshar Advances in Engineering Software 51, 49-62, 2012 | 70 | 2012 |

Partially and fully constrained ant algorithms for the optimal solution of large scale reservoir operation problems MH Afshar, R Moeini Water resources management 22 (12), 1835-1857, 2008 | 70 | 2008 |

Optimal Operation of Hydropower Reservoir Systems Using Weed Optimization Algorithm SSS Mohammad Azizi pour, Vahid Ghalenoei, M. H. Afshar Water Resources Management, 2016 | 65 | 2016 |

Discrete least squares meshless method with sampling points for the solution of elliptic partial differential equations AR Firoozjaee, MH Afshar Engineering analysis with boundary elements 33 (1), 83-92, 2009 | 64 | 2009 |

Application of an ant algorithm for layout optimization of tree networks MH Afshar, MA Mariņo Engineering Optimization 38 (03), 353-369, 2006 | 64 | 2006 |

Improving the efficiency of ant algorithms using adaptive refinement: Application to storm water network design MH Afshar Advances in water Resources 29 (9), 1371-1382, 2006 | 63 | 2006 |

Agent-based socio-hydrological modeling for restoration of Urmia Lake: Application of theory of planned behavior P Pouladi, A Afshar, MH Afshar, A Molajou, H Farahmand Journal of hydrology 576, 736-748, 2019 | 62 | 2019 |

Simulation of transient flow in pipeline systems due to load rejection and load acceptance by hydroelectric power plants MH Afshar, M Rohani, R Taheri International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 52 (1), 103-115, 2010 | 61 | 2010 |

Simulating free surface problems using discrete least squares meshless method G Shobeyri, MH Afshar Computers & Fluids 39 (3), 461-470, 2010 | 59 | 2010 |

Application of cellular automata to sewer network optimization problems MH Afshar, M Shahidi, M Rohani, M Sargolzaei Scientia Iranica 18 (3), 304-312, 2011 | 56 | 2011 |

Risk-cost optimization of hydraulic structures: methodology and case study A Rasekh, A Afshar, MH Afshar Water resources management 24 (11), 2833-2851, 2010 | 55 | 2010 |

Risk-based optimization of large flood diversion systems using Genetic Algorithms MHA A.Afshar, A.Rasekh Engineering Optimization 41 (3), 259–273, 2010 | 55* | 2010 |